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Zambia FlagMajor cities : Lusaka (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Zambia Subdivision

List of administrative levels in that compounds Zambia.


Zambia Information

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ISO 3166-1ZM - ZMB - 894
NATO country codeZA - ZMB
FIPS 10-4 codeZA
ContinentAfrica / East Africa
Zambia CapitalLusaka
Official languageEnglish
Name of the inhabitantsZambian
Zambia National Day24 October
Zambia Currency Zambian kwacha (ZMK)
Zambia 16 %
Zambia Calling code+260
Zambia Country domain code .zm
Zambia Vehicle registration plateZ
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC +2:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
African Union
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77
Zambia National anthemStand and Sing of Zambia, Proud and Free

Zambia Head of state

President of the RepublicHakainde Hichilema (2021)

Zambia Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Zambia.

  1. Christianity 65 %
  2. Islam 15 %
  3. Hinduism 10 %
  4. Other10 %

Zambia Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Zambia (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area752,614 km² (290,586 sq mi)
Population17,773,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 23.6 /km² (61.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastlineLandlocked country
Life expectancy61.8 Year (2015), ♀ : 64.7 Year, ♂ : 59.0 Year
Average years of schooling 6.9 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.588 (2018)
Gross domestic product25 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 3.5 %
1,417 US$ per capita
Inflation7.0 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B (Negative, 18 March 2016)
  • Fitch: B+ (Stable, 21 November 2011)

Zambia Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Zambia Covid-19

Incident rate498.22
Case fatality ratio1.36873 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Zambia Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Coal
  2. Copper
  3. Lead
  4. Zinc
  5. Uranium
  6. Gold
  7. Silver
  8. Cobalt
  9. Emeralds
  10. Hydroelectricity

Zambia Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Vegetables
  3. Cattle
  4. Sugarcane
  5. Coffee
  6. Cotton
  7. Tobacco
  8. Peanuts
  9. Poultry
  10. Pigs
  11. Rice
  12. Goats
  13. Milk
  14. Flowers
  15. Eggs
  16. Sorghum
  17. Hides
  18. Cassava (tapioca)
  19. Sunflower seed

Zambia Border

Zambia's border with 8 other countries. The list of Border countries of Zambia below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,930 km
  2. Angola Angola 1,110 km
  3. Malawi Malawi 837 km
  4. Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 797 km
  5. Mozambique Mozambique 419 km
  6. Tanzania Tanzania 338 km
  7. Namibia Namibia 233 km
  8. Botswana Botswana 2 km

Zambia Map

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Zambia Climate (Capital)

  1. Humid subtropical climate 100 %

Zambia Weather (Lusaka)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Zambia for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Lusaka).

Zambia Electricity

Electrical standard in Zambia (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : D Power plug : G
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : D Power socket : G

Zambia Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Zambia classified by annual passenger transit.

Lusaka International Airport

Zambia Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Zambia selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel InterContinental LusakaInterContinental Lusaka

Situated just 5 minutes from Lusaka city centre, the Intercontinental Lusaka offers city views from all its rooms. The hotel features a spa and wellness centre, fitness centre and 3 tennis courts... view more
$US 156
Hotel Gloria's Bed and BreakfastGloria's Bed and Breakfast

Situated 1.5 km from Livingstone town centre, this B&B is less than 15 minutes’ drive from Victoria Falls. It offers a garden with a swimming pool, as well as a free airport shuttle... view more
$US 65
Hotel Zikomo SafariZikomo Safari
Mali Sabas
Zikomo Safari offers a variety of wildlife and views of the African plains. The camp features an outdoor swimming pool, bar and restaurant. Mfuwe Airport is 47 km away. The thatched chalets come with a patio offering views of the river... view more
Hotel Kaazmein LodgeKaazmein Lodge
Set within a tropical garden, Kaazmein Lodge is located in Livingstone within 18 km from the majestic Victoria Falls. The lodge offers an outdoor pool, restaurant and 24-hour front desk... view more
$US 90
Hotel Moba Hotel & Convention CentreMoba Hotel & Convention Centre

Moba Hotel and Convention Centre is situated at the gateway to the city of Kitwe City in Copperbelt Province. This eco-friendly hotel features lush landscaped gardens and overlooks the countryside... view more
$US 95
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Zambia Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Zambia and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0112
TotalParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0112
Olympic Games »

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